Ethics Speaker - July 2020

Tara Hoke - General Counsel, ASCE

Topic:  Engineering Ethics - Today and Tomorrow


Tara Hoke is General Counsel at the American Society of Civil Engineers and a member of the Virginia Bar. She is a 2005 graduate of Georgetown Law and served as Assistant General Counsel for nine years prior to her promotion in January 2015. In addition to serving as ASCE's legal counsel in areas of employment, tax, contract, and intellectual property law, Tara oversees ASCE's professional conduct committee and writes a monthly column A Question of Ethics, which is published in Civil Engineering magazine. Tara also serves as Secretary for the Committee on Publication Ethics, a UK-based charity that provides ethics guidance for scholarly publishers.